The Second Meeting of the Diet in the 25th Year [of the Meiji era], Diet Building (Dai nikai nijûgonen kokkai gijidô)

「第二會廿五年國會議事堂」

Japanese
Meiji era
1892 (Meiji 25)
Artist Utagawa Kokunimasa (Ryûa) (Japanese, 1874–1944), Publisher Fukuda Kumajirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Swinton, Terrific Tokyo (1999), #30; Tanba, Nishiki-e (1966), #119

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.6 x 70.3 cm (14 x 27 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.399a-c

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Baidô Kokunimasa hitsu

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection